In 2016 Nigeria’s quest to counter Boko Haram’s asymmetric warfare tactics with technology was taking off on steam. Nigeria was taking the world by surprise. It just sent into orbit … Continue reading Egypt Leads the Pack : Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles.
In 2014 Boko Haram terrorists carried out numerous attacks on Nigerian army positions only to flee back the border into northern Cameroon. The Nigerian Air Force introduced for the first … Continue reading Nigerian Attack Jets Strike Boko Haram Fighters inside Chadian Territory.
In 2016 alone the Nigerian Air Force flew 6773 hours in 2,105 missions and 3,534 sorties in its operations in the North-East, striking key locations and assets sometimes as many … Continue reading The NAF Deserves a Spot in the Guiness Books. Here’s Why.
Nigerian Scientists and engineers have, for the past two years, been building and launching experimental rockets – without foreign assistance. There are six centres under National Space Research and Development … Continue reading After an Extended Hiatus Nigeria has resumed its controversial Rocket Testing at the Centre for Space Transport and Propulsion (CSTP)
The first thing to note here is that unlike the Chengdu F-7Ni Airguard, the JF-17 is built on a foundation of 21st century technology. The last time the Nigerian Air … Continue reading An Overview of the JF-17 Thunder as a Game Changer for Nigeria
Nigeria has a Military Intelligence apparatus that are quite up to the task. But when you have a government whose primary concern now is to borrow money from the International … Continue reading Pictures of the Lt Col. and others Killed by Boko Haram Terrorists in the Recent Borno Attack
The Chengdu F-7Ni fighter forms the backbone of the Nigerian Air Force. It’s the nation’s premier Air Defence weapon. The F-7Ni fighter has a Max Speed of Mach 2.0 and … Continue reading Armed With its Arsenal. How Dangerous is the F-7Ni Fighter?
Nigeria will for the first time be able deploy and operate fighter jets from Diva, Republished de Niger, to strike Boko Haram targets. Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff Air Marshall … Continue reading NAF to operate from Bases in Niger Republic for the first time
Flight Lieutenant Blessing Lima. Nigeria’s first fighter pilot. Flight Lieutenant Blessing Lima. Nigeria’s first fighter pilot. Lance Coporal Gouging EI. C-130 loadmaster. Flight Lieutenant JE Manuka. Armament Officer. Flight … Continue reading Part II. Baddass Women of the Nigerian Air Force
The Nigerian military is one of the few militaries in Africa that opens up almost every role to men and women. Men and woman serve alongside each other, making an … Continue reading Here they come: Baddass Women of the Nigerian Air Force.
Nigeria’s first ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaisance) Squadron was created as part of the force modernisation program. Falling under the Nigerian Air Force, its has responsibility for all the Nigerian … Continue reading Nigeria’s Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron.
The Nigerian Air Force Special Forces Regiment (AFSF) is the ground component of the Nigerian Air Force. The AFSF was born out of need for base defence after Boko Haram … Continue reading NAF Special Forces Weapons and Gear